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Nov 25, 2013 6:00pm PST
now, president obama is in los angeles after spending about five hours in the bay area. we showed you his rival in los angeles live during our 5:00 newscast. the first arrived at lack before 5:30, then the president boarded marine one. the fundraising tour continues at the home of basketball great magic johnson. tomorrow, he'll visit dreamworks animation studios for a speech on the economy and will attend another democratic national committee fundraising event. he leaves los angeles for d.c. tomorrow afternoon. >>> a high-profile interruption and high-dollar fundraising, that's the headline. president barack obama made three stops in san francisco. a free event for invited guests and a paid event and fundraiser. during that first public event here, he was heckled by a former u.c. berkeley student. nbc has more on what happened and more on the heckler. >> reporter: san francisco, usually a friendly place for president obama, but not so today here in san francisco. the reason -- immigration reform. >> because it's long past time to fix our broken immigration system. >> reporter: for alm
NBC
Oct 31, 2013 6:00pm PDT
urine as you like to say. >>> still ahead here at 6:00, is the president losing his power? mr. obama taking a tumble in the polls. the world leader, the other one who's stealing his thunder. >>> also -- >> reporter: and dozens of undergrads in the same dorm get sick with the same symptoms at virtually the same time. i'm live at stanford university. we'll have the latest on the investigation coming up. >>> and silicon valley to the rescue. the bay area companies that are coming to help fix the obama care website. [ will ] on my right is the new dodge durango. she's got it all. including 25 em-puh-guh's highway. what? em-pe-juh, muhpuhguh? muh-puh-guh's? muh -- em-puh-guh's? em-pee-gee's? 25 em-pe-guh, em-puh-guh's. i'm saying it right, but it just doesn't sound familiar. hmm. ♪ >>> a medical mystery is unfolding on the stanford campus tonight. more than 50 students are suffering from the same illness. nbc bay area is live on the stanford campus with the latest. arturo, any idea what it is? >> reporter: let me put it to you this way. the early reports were pointing the finger at food
NBC
Nov 29, 2013 6:00pm PST
's troubled health care website. in and why president obama is leaving an important decision about his future to one of his daughters. we'll be right back. >>> we are following breaking news out of scotland right now. authorities say a police helicopter crashed late friday night into the roof of a popular pub in glasgow. witnesses say they saw a huge cloud of dust and people running out of the pub after the crash. there are reports of injuries and people trapped inside. police say the helicopter had three people on board. two police officers and a civilian. there's no word just yet on their conditions or what caused that helicopter to crash. >>> black friday brought out plenty of the shoppers, but it also brought out a group of people trying to help the victims of the typhoon in the philippines. nbc bay area's joe rosado jr. shows us how some survivors joined up with a non-profit to get some shoppers thinking about a bigger gift today. >> reporter: the dim of black friday bore down on san francisco's union square. from department stores to small time entrepreneurs, everyone hoping to take in
NBC
Nov 13, 2013 6:00pm PST
. >>nd how many peopl have really signed u for obama re? and he's admitted to smoking crack cocaine. today, a new confession by the mayor of toronto. it's all nexin world tonight. >> desperation and despair turning to ang and anarchy. there's widesprd looti now in thephilippines. t the officials aren't calling them thooes, just people desperatfor food. there's still an urgent need for supplies after a storm that killed at least 2300people. pra. >> prayer, supplies and volunteers are now flowing from the bay area to the philpine. right now, a vigil is und way in downtown san jose to honor the victi of typhoon haiy. >> the vils started a few minutes ago and we've already heard several songs including "amang grace." several community filipino oups plan to share their stories of how their relates have been impacted by the pho typhoon. many familmembers in the philippines are bating iless, infection and injury. so ty're glad to know medical care is on the way fromhe bay area. >> the wovrs may stille ahead as victims cope with emt treex hunger, contaminated water and infections. diarrhea
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Nov 15, 2013 6:00pm PST
. >>> new problems for obama care. today re than three dozen house decrats defecte and vod with the republicans on a quick fix. the hoe will will allow americans whose health care plans have been canceled because obama care standds to keep year. policiefor an aitional president obama supports that, but th bill also allows those planso new customers. about that ovision.ot hpy saying it undermines the presidt's effort to get americans covered by obama care as soon as posble. today, the predent met with alth insurance execuves at the white house tryg to figure out a solution. >> there's going to be a collaborive process. we wanto make sure we get this done so that in the yea to come, ever amerin is going to have the kindf affdable healthare that they all deserve. >> as for the house bill, the democrat-led senate says it probably won't even vote on it. >>> strippedf his powers, toronto ci council voted tod to suspend mar's authority after a series of missteps. the ty council took action after mayor rob ford refused to step aside. now, in the st week, ford admitted to smoking cr
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Nov 26, 2013 6:00pm PST
. >> and another challenge to obama care. and it has nothing to do with the website. >> millions of americans are now traveling outside of the country in search of cheaper health care. we investigate medical tourism and find out if it's worth the savings. >>> well, going overseas for cheaper surgery is nothing new. now insurance companies are jumping on board and making medical tourism more enticing. >> but would you trust it? investigative reporter travelled to mexico and looked firsthand. >> reporter: millions of americans are leaving the u.s. to get medical procedures. health care providers are now considering outsourcing medical tourism as an option. it's a big business that critics argue could come at a cost. 1500 miles traveled. months of waiting to experience this. >> i want to go walk in the water tonight. >> kelly jenkins couldn't be happier. >> yes. i really am. that sounds crazy. it sounds nuts. >> reporter: crazy but she flew from california, leaving the best medical providers in the world arguably to come here. as the ceo of 360 global she's been connecting others with doctors ar
NBC
Nov 27, 2013 6:00pm PST
for their employees cannot sign up until next november. the obama administration says it needs to focus on fixing the website for individuals first. states like california, which operate their own insurance marketplace are not affected. meantime, president obama took part in an annual white house tradition this morning, the pardon donning of the turkeys with the help of his two taughters. mr. obama granted the presidential pardon to two minnesota birds named popcorn and caramel. but 38-pound popcorn won the top prize on social media. and it's still full steam ahead for another thanksgiving tradition, the enormous balloons are ready to float in tomorrow macy's thanksgiving day parade in new york city. but high winds may keep them grounded. organizers say they're going to make a game-time decision tomorrow morning. you can watch the parade right here on nbc bay area. >> a balloon-time decision tomorrow morning. >> thank you. >> still ahead, you proved that the way you heat your house could impact your waist line. >> and good evening. we're tracking storms offshore. we'll have details in your full h
NBC
Nov 8, 2013 6:00pm PST
-tech. but it was randi who navigated away from mark just hours after she organized president obama's visit to facebook headquarters. >> my name is barack obama, and i'm the guy who got mark to wear a jacket and tie. >> i thought, to me, most interesting part of your book was the day you left facebook or told your kid brother. president obama in town. that was a huge thing. especially around here. the town hall that you hosted. then, what, you walked up, you walked home, bumped into mark at home. how does it go from there? >> we lived in the same neighborhood. i just kind of blurted it out that, you know, i felt like i was ready to leave. it's one of those moments where you say something and think, words go back in, go in. but it had clearly been in my mind for a long time and my heart. i'm so grateful for the experience i had at facebook. i'm so grateful to my brother for including me in that amazing journey. but it was also really important to me to make a name for myself, too. and that's something you'll read in the book a lot is my own struggles with loving facebook, but not wanting to always be ma
NBC
Nov 21, 2013 6:00pm PST
area news. >>> president obama will be in the bay area on monday and tonight we have more details about his upcoming visit. the president will be attending a public event in san francisco. he's expected to talk about the importance of passing immigration reform. the betty yong center is in chinatown. he will also in town for a fund-raiser. ticket sales have been sluggish, prompting organizers to slash some of the prices. >>> a change in california gun laws is being proposed in response to last month's deadly shooting of a 13-year-old boy carrying a replica assault weapon. andy lopez was killed by a sheriff's deputy as he carried the rifle to a friend's house because he was returning it. tomorrow northern and southern california senators will meet in santa rosa to outline a proposed law that would mandate pel elt or bb guns be made only in bright colors. >>> richmond police this morning responding to a call of a submerged car made a gruesome discovery. it happened at the end of wharf road in the richmond marina. here's the map. police got a call of a car upside down and in the water arou
NBC
Nov 2, 2013 6:00pm PDT
obama met with the president yesterday. also yesterday a u.s. drone attack killed the lead i of the pakistani taliban. the country is bracing for realation. richard has the latest from cairo. >> it's clear listening to iraq's prime minister that iraq is in trub. iraq is back in a civil war. according to the u.n. about a thousand people are killed in iraq every single month. the overall levels of violence have returned to 2008 level. that means the u.s. military surge have been wiped out. that's a significant statement especially if you were one of the tens of thousands of american troops that served in iraq to try and bring stability only the see the country return to where it is now. prime minister is in the united states now asking for help. drone, planes, things hechs getting when u.s. troops were in iraq but he lost when troops were pulled out of the country. the other big story. pakistan, a u.s. military u.s. intelligence drone strike killed the leader of the pakistani taliban. he's the man responsible of killing thousands of people, mostly bombing attacks inside pakista
NBC
Nov 16, 2013 6:00pm PST
. the disaste rouse roll outi becoming a professionalnd personal problem for the president. present obama has promised this past week that the problems will be fixed. >> am confident that by the me we look back on this next year that peoplere going t say is is working well and it's helping a lot of people. >>yesterday, 39 house democra broke ranks to support republican bill that would allow health insurers to continue to sell plans through 2014. >>> the big celebration held on the u.s.s. hornet right here in th air r bay ar. >> and a new doll store in palo alto. more on the crazy american gl crazthat you know tak ove the country each time they ep up a new store. >> learnomething new the winds have been gusty arod the bay area tonight, close to 20 miles ahour in san francisco. but weave some bigger chae ahead courtesy of this srm system here. i'll walk you through the timing and the details when we come back. to those who've waited... worried... pod and prodded... taken risks... and lived in a state o "what if?". welcome to a new state. of health. welcome to covered california. the place to fi
NBC
Nov 11, 2013 6:00pm PST
served in the miliry. president obama laid a wreath at the tomb ofhe unknowns at arlingtonational cemetery in viinia. he als honored the oldest surviving veteran inhe country, richard overton. the 107-year-old who fought for the u.s. army during world war ii inhe south pacific in 1942. today, he got his wish which was to mt president obama. >>> here in theay area, one veterans day ceremony included long awaited honor. an award for an army surgeon who died in vietnam. it took me than four decades for his family to receive this honor. why. joe rosato jr. expins >> rorter: though the vieam war is lon over, one d of it plays over and over in the mind of al wall. >> you remember everything that happened that day. you canstill, you know, smell the gun smoke. >> reporter: the army veteran remembers that june morning in 1967 as he lay sleeping on the groundf h camp invietnam. just a foot away from sergeant he can still hear e mortar explode. >> i was actually turned over d was talking to merle. and i realized that he wasn't responding. >> reporter: the blast missed wall but it killed dei
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Nov 14, 2013 6:00pm PST
'm offering andea that will help do it. >> you heard it ere. president obama offering comfort to the millions of americans who have seen theirnsurance plans dropped. >> a solution? give policyholders ather chance to keep tir old coverage. >> president says those plans can be expected for another yearif the insurance cpanies agree to go along wh it. bu is that true? in tonight's "rlity check" sam brock brings youacts about today aannouncemen >> jessica, good evening. this sounds like a pla that coulhelp thousands of americans in a pinch, bt what the president didn't mention here is the succe of his plan so depends upon where you live, and in california for a majority of the folks who lost their coverage, it's likely impoible that now they'll b able to exte it. in califoia, there are 1.1 million people who have seen their iurance policies scraed as a result of obama care. ross the country, the number is clor to 5 millio offered solace to those hurting. as a soluti. >> reporter: i completely get how upsetting thisan be for lot of americans, but the bottom line is insurers can extend currt plans
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Nov 20, 2013 6:00pm PST
will mark 50 year since the assassination of president kennedy. today, presidents barack obama and bill clinton honored his grave site at the arlington national cemetery in virginia. they were joined by their wives and members of the kennedy family. president obama specifically chose today to award the nation's highest civilian honor. the presidential medal of freedom. there were 16 honorees including former president clinton, tv icon oprah winfrey, gloria steinam and gloria ride. she spent many years working at stanford and training at nasa ames in mountain view. she died at age 61 of pancreatic cancer. >> mistreatment or a misunderstanding? does this video show abuse? >> good evening. quite a bit of rainfall this afternoon. now it is clearing out, but we're still not done yet. we'll have details in that few more showers in that forecast coming up in just a few minutes. >> 50 bat kid left the city with a six-figure bill. but don't worry, the cost was about $105,000. the biggest suspension where miles scott received the key to the city. the convention center profits says it will pay the
NBC
Nov 6, 2013 6:00pm PST
-mail directly to the unit. kathleen sebilius testified again on capitol hill about the obama care website debacle. she said some of the glitches have been fixed allowing more people to enroll for health care. the technicians will need to work day and night to fully prepared website by the end of this month. some called for sebilius to resign saying she put the health care system and the u.s. economy in jeopardy. >> a decades old tradition being debated in the highest court. the justices are deciding whether prayers at local government meetings violate the constitution. one jewish, the other ooitist sued their town for excluding faiths. >> long suspected and today proof. it's believed former palestinian leader yasser arafat was pois poisoned. his widow is calling it political assassination. she says results from a swiss forensic teams found her husband was poisoned to death in 2004 with radioactive ploen yum. an investigation was launched last year after traces of that ploen yum were found on his personal belongings. a french forensic team is still conducting its investigation. ms. arafat
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Nov 1, 2013 6:00pm PDT
that it plan to release later this month. the obama administration says it is working to correct the glitches and hopes to have it up and running well by the end of this month. >>> he is begging for mercy. fugitive edward snowden is pleading for international support tonight to stop what he calls america's persecution of him. a german lawmaker flew to moscow to visit the former nsa contractor who was granted asylum in russia after leaking the nsa's domestic spying programs. the lawmaker was there to discuss the recent reports also that the u.s. is also spying on germany including chancellor angela merkel. why there, the lawmaker says snowden gave him a letter in which he asks the united states to stop treating him like a traitor. the u.s. has not responded. >>> okay. call it the other push to go green. as the movement to legalize marijuana gains steam, there's one aspect of the debate that may not be getting enough attention. >> we're talking about the impact to our environment. our investigative reporter traveled across the state to expose the damage done by many pot growers. >> unfortunatel
NBC
Nov 19, 2013 6:00pm PST
. coming up, the boldface name now slashing prices in the bay area. >>> tickets to president obama's fund-raiser next week in the bay area are selling slower than expected. so some seats are now going for half price. tickets for the dnc fund raiser on sale for $500 down from $1,000. the lunchi ineon will be held monday. the money is going to the democratic national committee. 20 vips are spending $32,000 a head, though, to join president in a tech roundtable. this will be the president's ninth visit to the bay area in the last 2 1/2 years. no other public appearances are scheduled, though. >>> banking giant jpmorgan chase will pay out nearly $300 million to california pension funds. it's a settlement for the company's role in the 2008 financial crisis. the company admits to selling california's public employee and teacher pension funds bad investments and profiting at the expense of american home buyers. this deal is part of a much larger settlele. in all, jpmorgan chase fined a record $13 billion by the justice department. $4 billion of that money will go to mortgage relief in california
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